The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPhone in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPhone over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Reading region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPhone
Rank 69 67 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing iPhone 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% 1.67% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £550 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £12.13
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +36.08%
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
220 180 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.48% 23.32% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 65 107
Average daily rate £350 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £211 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 14
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
iPhone
Berkshire

iPhone
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iPhone across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iPhone Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

iPhone
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iPhone across the Reading region.

iPhone Daily Rate Trend in Reading

iPhone
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iPhone across the Reading region.

iPhone Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

iPhone
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing iPhone also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iPhone.

1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (50.00%) CODA
3 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (37.50%) Publishing
4 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Apple
4 3 (37.50%) UIKit
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (37.50%) Animation
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Core Animation
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) webOS
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) CESG
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Xcode
6 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance

iPhone
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing iPhone also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited iPhone. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Publishing
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Mobility Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Cocoa
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) UIKit
1 3 (37.50%) Core Animation
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) Animation
3 1 (12.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) CODA
2 3 (37.50%) Apple